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ECO1997 : Academic Tutoring

  • Offered for Year: 2024/25
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Till Weber
  • Co-Module Leader: Dr Melanie Parravano Baro
  • Lecturer: Dr Barbara Eberth
  • Owning School: Newcastle University Business School
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus

Your programme is made up of credits, the total differs on programme to programme.

ECTS Credits: 0.0
European Credit Transfer System


To provide students with a range of general and subject-specific study skills to help with the transition to stage 1 of the degree programme.

Outline Of Syllabus

Study skills
Exam skills
Library resources
Essay writing

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture51:005:00Semester 1 Present in person
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

The module offers a number of skills sessions with relevance for Economics students. They aim to bridge the gap between school and university by introducing students to university study skills, library resources, exam skills and essay writing. In case of lockdown the sessions can be taught online.

Assessment Methods

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Portfolio1M100There is no assessment for this module
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

There is no assessment for this module

Reading Lists